Many parents are looking to make playtime a little more educational. Phillips Toy Mart understands and offers a variety of toys that encourage your child to learn while playing. You'll find the best selection of games, puzzles, ray guns, yo-yo's, dolls, and larger items such as wagons and bicycles. Collectors of action figures will love the Star Wars displays, and train buffs are in for a real treat as well. Parents of toddlers will be especially pleased with the large selection of toys suited for little tykes.
If you are looking for all things retro, this is the antique shop for you. This fun and funky store features vintage furniture pieces from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, as well as all sorts of American classic kitsch bric-a-brac. Walking through the doors is like stepping back a few decades into the colorful tones of retro styles. In addition to furniture and classic collectibles, the store also offers a fabulous selection of vintage clothes, shoes and jewelry. This is the kind of shop that might make you say, "Oh, I had one of those!"
Operating in a former gas station, Imogene & Willie specializes in custom-fitted denim products. The friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you pick the best jeans cut for your body type and tailor it to give you the ideal fit. They offer a variety of pants cuts to suit every taste. In addition to their denim selection, Imogene & Willie also offers boots.
The museum contains one of the world’s largest showcase displays featuring hundreds of personal items from Willie and his many friends. Visit and you’ll see tributes to Patsy Cline, Porter Wagoner, Dolly Parton, Faron Young, Mel Tillis, Webb Pierce, Marty Stuart, Connie Smith, Jeannie Seely and many other country music legends. The space also features Nashville’s largest souvenir store where you’ll find "one stop shopping" for all of your Nashville, Willie Nelson and country music related souvenirs.
Ten Thousand Villages at Nashville is one of the leading stores of this nonprofit fair trade organization. Find some really rare handcrafted goods from craftsmen of third world countries. Elegant picture frames, abstract sculptures, baskets in intricate designs, beaded jewelry, colorful scarves, soft linens, earthy pots and a lot more of these creative goodies are waiting to be discovered. Apart from home furnishings, knick-knacks and accessories, find chocolate and coffee to appease your senses. You will find it hard to decide what to gift your loved one with these colorful things lining up the shelves of this store. Run mostly by volunteers, customers leave with neatly wrapped gifts tied with cute ribbons. Support a cause and leave with a treasure from this trove of artistic wonders.
Home to some of the best landmarks in Nashville, Music Valley Village is a must-visit destination! From live music shows, dining, shopping, camping and many more fun activities for the whole family! Visit Nashville Nightlife and enjoy their fabulous dinner theater, rub shoulders with the stars at Nashville Palace, check out waxed country stars at Music Valley Wax Museum, pick up country music souvenirs and merchandise at Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, rekindle country legends and enjoy live performances at Grand Ole Opry and shop for records at Ernest Tubb, the most famous record store in Nashville. The area has many hotels and resorts as well, making the village a perfect holiday destination for the family!
Cloud 12 is tucked away inside the Wonders on Woodland store in the Five Points district in Nashville's historic East End. Located on the second floor of a converted Victorian home, Cloud 12 offers guests a beautiful selection of high-quality original paintings by locals and antique furniture. While the prices at Cloud 12 are significantly higher than what you'll see at the other two shops in Wonders on Woodland, the quality is well worth the price. Cloud 12 is a must-see stop for art collectors visiting the Nashville area. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Corzine & Co. has been providing customers in Nashville with an amazing selection of home decorating items new and antique since 1971. This established Green Hills treasure offers casual china, fine china, flatware, stemware and serving sets as well as antique silver and porcelain table pieces. Focused entirely around making the dining experience at home elegant and fashionable, Corzine & Co. emphasizes quality in their new and antique merchandise. In addition to their fine dining pieces, Corzine & Co. also offers a limited selection of high-quality rare estate jewelry. Corzine & Co. is a great place to go for elegant and unique wedding gifts or the perfect accent to your own dining table. -Lynn-nore Chittom